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  1. Selling a Brand New Blackmagic Mini Ursa 4.6k Ef for $4500. My last one got damaged and I wond up with a brand-new from Blackmagic instead of them repairing. I am not using it as often on gigs so selling it. Its sealed sent straight from Blackmagic to me last week along with the v-mount plate. Here is the Craigslist add. https://losangeles.craigslist.org/wst/pho/d/new-blackmagic-design-ursa/6634121790.html
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    Atomos Ninja V HDMI Cables

    Take those with a grain of salt. I have been bought off buy a company to have b&h photo remove a negative review I posted about there product.
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    Atomos Ninja V HDMI Cables

    Do you have a specific one you have used with the Atomos Recorder and the GH5 or GH5S at 4k 60p and recommend?
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    Atomos Ninja V HDMI Cables

    I do not mean $10 cheap. But $90 to $150 for a cable, that is way over priced. They'll break and get lost on shoots, all HDMI cables eventually do. I am trying to be cautious with money, I like to have multiple redundancies as back up for every gear item I own. But when a little item like that can cost me $150 every shoot because of camera crew losing them or breaking them I need to do my homework into ones that make logical economic sense. Reliability and cost effectiveness. I am well aware of cheap are not being safe but in the world of HDMI Cables I am trying to figure out what is cheap and what is not and what is way overpriced because Atomos can market it that way. So if I can just get help with finding alternatives that people have had experience or know of some reviews that have been made would be much appreciated than being off topic about people being to cheap and being screwed. Can we turn this post into a useful productive list for known HDMI cables to be reliable and work with Atomos Recorders at 4k 60p with the GH5 and GH5s. Also that would be between 1.5ft to 3ft and not cost $150. Here I can start the list here from what I have learned and people can build upon it based off of there own experience or reviews they share. Lets not just based it off of specs listed from unknown amazon brands and argue about them. At the top we have the Atomos Cables. Atomos AtomFLEX HDMI (Type-A) Male to HDMI (Type-A) Male Coiled Cable (16 to 32") $149 https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1250778-REG/atomos_atom4k60c6_hdmi_type_a_male_to.html Atomos AtomFLEX HDMI (Type-A) Male to HDMI (Type-A) Male Coiled Cable (12 to 24") $89 https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1250777-REG/atomos_atom4k60c5_hdmi_type_a_male_to.html jonpais was kind enough to share his experience, trial and error with cables and has had success with Rocketfish HDMI Cables. Rocketfishâ„¢ - 1.5' 4K Ultra HD In-Wall HDMI Cable - Black $19.99 https://www.bestbuy.com/site/rocketfish-1-5-4k-ultra-hd-in-wall-hdmi-cable-black/2059068.p?skuId=2059068 Rocketfishâ„¢ - 4' 4K Ultra HD In-Wall HDMI Cable - Black $29.99 https://www.bestbuy.com/site/rocketfish-4-4k-ultra-hd-in-wall-hdmi-cable-black/3720002.p?skuId=3720002
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    Atomos Ninja V HDMI Cables

    I pre-ordered the Atomos Ninja V recorder to go with my GH5S. I noticed that Atomos is recommending there HDMI cables to guarantee no issues with 4k 60p. But there $90 and $150 for one HDMI cable. Does anyone know how necessary there hdmi cables are? Is anyone having issues with the other Atomos Recorders at 4k 60p with non Atomos HDMI cables on the GH5 or GH5S? Any recommended HDMI cables brands that are not insanely expensive?
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    GH5 to Alexa Conversion

    I have the GH5S how far off would the look be to use this on them?
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    GH5 and GH5s 10bit file stand alone player?

    mpc-hc is working vlc is freaking out and crashing. Any chance there is a way to add a lut to mpc-hc? What about for mac?
  8. Hi what is the difference between the original Metabones Nikon G to Micro Four Thirds Speed Booster and the newer Metabones Speed Booster Ultra 0.71x Adapter for Nikon F-Mount Lens to Micro Four Thirds-Mount Camera? Was there any improvement added to the class or mounts with the newer one? Looking to buy one used.
  9. Is there a standalone player out there yet for the GH5 and GH5s 10bit files? Its frustrating that I have to open Premiere or Resolve to review or tell the director or producer you cant play them back outside of an editing program.
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    Use a Laptop as on set monitor.

    So last night I was using my GH5s, elgato gaming hdmi to usb device and my laptop for a facebook live stream. I was using the OBS software for live streaming and everything worked out pretty well. But I was thinking of using my laptop and the capture device as a on set monitor when I need to pack light. Is there any software like OBS but just for viewing with monitor tools. I want to be able to have histograms, peaking, wave forums and zebras but be independent from the camera operator?
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    GH5s. New to GH camera series and Vlog.

    Hi I am receiving my GH5s this weekend and it will be my first time working with the GH series of cameras. When dealing with Vlog what is the official workflow to Rec 709 for Premiere and Resolve? Is there an official LUT for Vlog to REC709? I cant find anything on Panasonic website. I am used to shooting on the Mini Ursa 4.6k, C300 MK II and FS7 and being provided official REC 709 luts for their flat and logs modes.
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    Nikon Mystery Solved!

    I hate working with Sony products and just up graded to the mini ursa 4.6k. But I still use my nikon for smaller projects and shoot still on it all the time.
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    Nikon Mystery Solved!

    I sold My Nikon D750 for the Sony A7r II and hated every moment of it (along with the FS7 and A7s I use at work). Then I sold the Sony A7r II to buy again a D750 for its reliability, low rolling shutter, good flat profile, and really good color science to shoot this earlier this year. The Shots at comic con at the beginning and end were a mix of GH4 and Nikon D750.
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    Nikon Flat Profile Question...

    Thank you. I used Nikon AIS Manual Prime lenses on all the scenes except for the stuff at comic con it was a mix of GH4, D750, Cellphones and no external recorders. For the GH4 I don't know the lenses used on it since I was busy proposing to my Girlfriend so my Brother and Friends took care of all the filming that day. The D750 used my Sigma 24-105 for all the run and gun stuff that wasn't on a tripod. The shot with the trash truck was stock footage, so no idea what it was shot on. Also there was no film convert added to the comic con scenes to help separate the short film from the real event at comic con. I just recently got a Mini Ursa 4.6k and love it. But for my D750 with an external recorder is still one the best overall 1080p Full Frame DSLR cameras out there by far and a shame they came so late in the game or this would of been everything we wanted out of the 5D Mkiii when it came out. I do wish Nikon would enter into the Cinema world with a RAW cinema camera.
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    Nikon Flat Profile Question...

    On the D750 I always shoot on flat setting with the sharpness set to 2. In Resolve it's surprisingly easy to grade for a 8bit file and even more when recorded in 8bit 4:2:2 with an external recorder. I shot this whole short except for the scenes at comic con with the D750 in Flat with a external recorder and film convert with resolve.